Canada’s Intellectual Property Firm

Smart & Biggar boasts 19 lawyers featured as industry leaders in Lexpert Special Edition: Technology and Health Sciences 2023

Smart & Biggar is proud to announce that 19 of our lawyers have been listed in this year’s Lexpert Special Edition: Technology and Health Sciences 2023 as industry leaders.

This industry focused special edition profiles Lexpert-ranked lawyers and covers trends in the fast-growing technology sector, and in the life sciences, health care and supporting industries in Canada.

Lawyers who are recognized in this edition are ‘Top Ranked’ by Lexpert for their expertise in Intellectual Property and Litigation – Intellectual Property, as well as in the related practice areas of computer & IT Law, data protection & privacy, and technology transactions.

Smart & Biggar’s expert IP lawyers work with many of the world’s leading innovative companies in the technology, pharmaceutical, and life sciences sectors and handle some of Canada’s most commercially important and technically complex IP Litigation cases involving patents, copyrights and trademarks.

Congratulations to our honoured lawyers named in this year’s guide, with special mention to Kohji Suzuki who is a new addition as well as Laura Easton and Jamie-Lynn Kraft who were both also listed as a “Lawyer to Watch.”

  • Daniel Anthony
  • Mark Biernacki
  • Christian Bolduc
  • Laura Easton (Lawyer to Watch)
  • Mark Evans
  • Steven Garland
  • François Guay
  • Sheldon Hamilton
  • Yoon Kang
  • Jamie-Lynn Kraft (Lawyer to Watch)
  • Daphne Lainson
  • Philip Lapin
  • Nancy Pei
  • Mark Pidkowich
  • David Schwartz
  • Theodore Sum
  • Kohji Suzuki 
  • Alice Tseng
  • Matthew Zischka

The full list of lawyers can be found in the Lexpert Special Edition: Technology and Health Sciences 2023.

About Smart & Biggar

Smart & Biggar is widely recognized as Canada’s leading intellectual property firm, with offices in Montréal, Ottawa, Toronto, Vancouver and Calgary. We are leaders in intellectual property and have been serving clients for over a century. Smart & Biggar operates as part of the IPH Limited group, under its own brand and independent from other IPH member firms.